Eaton Parent Newsletter

March 11th, 2022

Dear Eaton Families,

Congratulations to our Eaton Battle of the Books team, who competed and placed at the district level on Thursday, March 10th. They also had a perfect round! Wow!! Our students worked hard to prepare for the competition. They had a great time, and represented Eaton well. We are so proud of our Battle of the Books team and their hard work! A special Thank You to our team coaches, Ms. Mitchell and Mrs. Shanahan!

School Tours for New Families:

If you know of any new families interested in applying to Eaton, please share the following information regarding school tours:

School tours will be offered on Wednesdays, March 9th, 16th and 23rd, from 8:30-9:30. Please call the school to reserve your spot today, (910) 397-1544.

Lost and Found:

Our Lost and Found items have been placed on tables in front of the library. If your child is missing an item, please come by the school to look at the Lost and Found items.

News from Nurse Tammy

Updates from the PTA

Please join us on for our PTA meeting is March 15th, 9:00, in the cafeteria at Eaton. We hope to see you there!

PTA 50/50 Raffle @ Bingo Night, March 24th:

Each student has received a bundle of five 50/50 raffle tickets. We will be holding another 50/50 raffle at Bingo night, March 24th.

Thank you for supporting our Spring Art Kit Fundraiser! Orders will be sent home with students on Wednesday, March 23rd.

Please consider joining the PTA:

Eaton's PTA Website:

Important Upcoming Dates

March 16th 5th Grade Field Trip

March 18th End of Grading Period

March 21st- 25th Eaton Book Fair

March 24th Bingo Night *Stay tuned for details!

March 25th Half-Day for Students

March 28th- April 8th Spring Intersession

April 11th- 18th Spring Break

April 15th Good Friday Holiday

April 21st Report Cards

NHCS Year-Round Calendar:

Literacy at Home (Digital Children’s Reading Initiative):

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Office of Early Learning is pleased to announce the newest resource to support young readers in North Carolina, “Literacy at Home.” As part of current legislation, Senate Bill 387 directs NC DPI to develop and share a digital children’s reading initiative designed to support the continued growth of North Carolina’s youngest readers. The site is home to easily accessible resources in the foundational areas of reading supported by the science of reading. Developed for each grade level, pre-kindergarten through fifth grade, resources are available to support phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, and oral language.

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January 28th, 2022

January 20th, 2022

January 14th, 2022

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Our School's Why:

School Mission:

To promote academic excellence through inclusion, modeling, collaboration and challenging students to think in innovative ways.

School Vision:

We are creating a nurturing school community that prepares the whole child to be a problem solver, critical thinker, and empathetic global citizen.

Core Values:

Empowerment, Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Academic Excellence